Platinum Underwriters Holdings, Ltd (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.08 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 29, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PTP stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 39th quarter that PTP has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of PTP was $52.41,
representing a -0.59% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.72 and
a 49.87% increase over the 52 week low of $34.97.
PTP is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as American International Group, Inc. (
) and The Travelers Companies, Inc. (
). PTP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $9.67. Zacks Investment Research reports PTP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -25.49%, compared to an
industry average of -.5%.
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